There are millions of children in this country who spend most of their days feeling more unhappy than happy and their parents haven't a clue as to why. These chronically unhappy children may be on their way to developing a depressive disorder.
In this completely accessible book, Dr Condrell teaches both parents and mental health professionals the ten most common, yet sometimes not so obvious causes of childhood unhappiness. More important, he offers practical solutions that can help troubled children and protect them from a lifetime of unhappiness.
This book is and important read for school administrators, guidance and teaching personnel, pediatric and mental health professionals, as well a parents. Each will benefit from Dr. Condrell's 35 years of experience helping children with emotional problems.
Here is what Charles Patrick Ewing, J.D., Ph.D , Clincial and Forensic Psychologist
had to say after reading the book.
"Dr. Condrell has done it again! Like his earlier works, The Unhappy Child, is a book every parent should read. Dr. Condrell takes a positive and proactive approach and shows parents how to avoid the all to common pitfalls that lead to unhappiness amoung children and families. He also provides plenty of solid advice for parents already struggling with an unhappy child. As always, the solutions Dr. Condrell offers are down to earth, practical and easy to implement. Read the book, take his advice to heart, and watch the changes in your child and family."